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Pitti Palace Collections

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Published by Universe .
Written in English

  • Art Appreciation,
  • Art Museums And Galleries,
  • Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • European,
  • Art / General,
  • Art / History / European,
  • Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions - General,
  • Art museums,
  • Florence,
  • Italy

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8181018M
    ISBN 100883635135
    ISBN 109780883635131

    Book Hotels. Florence › Attraction Palazzo Pitti (Pitti Palace) Piazza de’ Pitti 1 The Pitti contains five museums, including one of the best collections of canvases by Raphael in the world. Out back are elegant Renaissance gardens, the Boboli (see below).

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The Pitti Palace Collections Hardcover – January 1, by ALEXANDRA with Additional Writings By Gerhard Gruitrooy BONFANTE-WARREN (Author) out of 5 stars 6 ratings5/5(6). The Pitti Palace Collections features nearly full-color illustrations of the greatest works of art housed within and beyond the glamour of the Pitti itself.

Reflected in the pages of Pitti Palace Collections book book are several different self-defined collections 5/5(6). The Pitti Palace Collections book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Situated across the Arno River from Florence's busy city cent 4/5(1).

Pitti Palace Collections by Alexandra Bonfante-Warren and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Pitti Palace Collections by Bonfante-warren, Alexandra - AbeBooks. The Pitti Palace Collections features nearly full-colour illustrations of the greatest works of art housed within and beyond the glamour of the Pitti itself.

Reflected in the pages of this magnificent book are several different self-defined collections currently housed within the edifice.” pages. Nonetheless the palace still bears the name of its first owner, the Florentine banker Luca Pitti that in the mids started its construction – maybe after a design by Brunelleschi – at the foot of the Boboli hill beyond the Arno River.

Buy The Pitti Palace Collections by Bonfante-Warren Alexandra (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 4. The epitome of luxury, the Gritti Signature Suite Collection showcases the hotel’s rich historical past.

Redesigned with artistic elegance, the suites evoke the intimacy of a noble private residence and provide a truly distinctive experience that uniquely captures the heritage of the palace and the cultural and artistic roots of the city.

The Palatine Gallery at the Pitti Palace. Pietro da Cortona and other painters of the Renaissance and Baroque periods compose this priceless Pitti Palace Collections book. Book tickets now.

The paintings cover the walls of the rooms in the style of traditional 17th-century picture galleries. The Pitti Palace, and the amazing art collections contained within, stands as a strong expression of power of the Medici Dukes. The prominent family returned to Florence in the 16th and 17th centuries, after having previously led Florence through the Renaissance.

The Palazzo Pitti (Italian pronunciation: [paˈlattso ˈpitti]), in English sometimes called the Pitti Palace, is a vast, mainly Renaissance, palace in Florence, is situated on the south side of the River Arno, a short distance from the Ponte core of the present palazzo dates from and was originally the town residence of Luca Pitti, an ambitious Florentine banker.

This boxed set features two books showcasing two of the world's most beautiful, prestigious museums: the Pitti Palace and the Uffizi Gallery. Situated across the Arno River from Florence's busy city center, the 15th-century Palazzo Pitti is one of the city's crown jewels and contains the palace's splendid collections ranging from early masters like Giotto and Duccio to con/5(4).

Features nearly full-color illustrations of the greatest works of art housed within and beyond the glamour of the Pitti itself. A captivating text is your guide to this unique experience, revealing not only the magnificent artworks themselves, but also a deeper understanding of the makings of the imperial art collections housed at this incomparable palace.

Connected to the Pitti Palace by a corridor designed by Vasari that crosses the Arno River, the Uffizi Gallery is a one-of-a-kind museum. This gorgeous oversize book showcases the extraordinary Pitti Palace Collections book, and Alexandra Bonfante-Warren provides fascinating context by relating the story of the museum’s construction and complex s: 4.

The Pitti palace and its art treasures: A practical guide book with many colour reproductions of the Palatine Gallery, Museum of Silverware, Boboli.

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Pitti Palace The Palazzo Pitti is Florence's most important palace, and its combination of splendor, history, and the collections it houses make it one of the city's most popular attractions. Add to that the acres of terraced and manicured gardens that rise up the hill behind it, and you'll see why so many tourists cross the river to the.

The Palace and its art collections are truly vast, so the best way to ensure you don’t miss the highlights is to reserve one of the Pitti Palace guided tours. There are many to choose from, the Pitti Palace virtual tour is a popular choice. You can also enjoy the incredibly comprehensive Pitti Palace audio tour.

Enjoy priority entry to one of Florence’s biggest museums and admire the Palatine Gallery and the Gallery of Modern Art. The original palazzo was built for the Pitti family indesigned by Filippo Brunelleschi.

Pitti Palace is the former home of the powerful Medici family, the lavish. One of our best sellers in Florence. Set in the 13th-century Rossi Tower next to Ponte Vecchio, Hotel Pitti Palace features a panoramic roof terrace with beautiful city offers free Wi-Fi. The Uffizi Gallery is a 5-minute walk from the hotel/10().

The Palatine Gallery located inside the Pitti Palace is a magnificent collection of works of art, mostly belonging to the Medici family, consisting of portraits and paintings of Renaissance and 16th-century artists such as Pontormo, Raphael, Titian, Caravaggio, Rubens and many others.

MLA Format. The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Firenze, Palazzo Pitti dal Giardino, Boboli [Florence, Pitti Palace from the Boboli Gardens]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections.

Genre/Form: Catalogs: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Pitti Palace. Boston, Mass.: Sandak,© (OCoLC) Online version: Pitti Palace. The religious art of Great Mother Russia will have its own dedicated space in the heart of Florence, in the grand-ducal Pitti Palace. The historical set of 78 sacred icons collected in Florence by the Medici and above all the Lorraine families during the 18th and 19th centuries will go on display in a permanent exhibition for the first time.

The collection will be housed in four. The Palazzina della Meridiana. The Costume Museum occupies a number of rooms of the Palazzina della Meridiana (small palace of the sundial), one of the pavilions of the Pitti Palace overlooking the Boboli Gardens.

The building in neoclassical style, was built between and by the architects Gaspare Paoletti and Pasquale Poccianti on behalf of Peter Leopold of. The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library.

"Firenze, Panorama del Palazzo Pitti [Florence, Aerial View of Pitti Palace]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. - Soggiorno Pitti is located right in front of the Pitti Palace and is just a short walk away from all the highlights in Florence. The room was clean and equipped with all required amenities.

The fact that it is just outside the main area makes it very quiet and private but not too far away so you can easily walk to the center. The Pitti Palace collections. [Alexandra Bonfante-Warren; Gerhard Gruitrooy] Home.

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The Gallery is called “Palatina” because it is located in the “Palazzo” of the ruling family, the imposing Pitti Palace, royal residence of the Medici, of the Lorraine and lastly of the Savoy collection of paintings, arranged in rooms sumptuously decorated with baroque stuccoes and frescoes, is a rare and precious example of a private princely gallery.

Piazza Pitti Palace is rated "Exceptional" by our guests. Take a look through our photo library, read reviews from real guests and book now with our Price Guarantee. We’ll even let you know about secret offers and sales when you sign up to our on: Piazza Pitti, Florence, FI   You should not leave Florence before you have seen Palazzo Pitti, the city’s largest museum complex, housing many important collections of paintings and sculpture, porcelain and costumes.

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The Medici rulers who pieced together the world-class art collection at the Palatine Gallery (Galleria Palatina) in Pitti Palace (Palazzo Pitti) arranged it for aesthetics, not in date order. That makes the museum hard to navigate and the masterpieces hard to find.

Pitti palace The original central section of this palace was constructed in by Luca Fancelli, working from a design by Brunelleschi. It was built for an extremely wealthy Florentine banker, Luca Pitti, who intended it to be the grandest building in Florence, one that would outshine that of his rivals, the Medici.

This tour focuses on the visit to the Palatine Gallery, on the piano nobile, the noble floor of the Pitti our Palatine Gallery Guided Tour you can enjoy a profusion of paintings by well-known European artists, such as Caravaggio, Tiziano, Raffaello, Rubens, Van Dyck, Andrea del Sarto is displayed on the walls of the spectacular rooms, so richly decorated with frescoes and.

The Pitti Palace is today the largest museum complex in the city, home to a wide range of distinct galleries and exhibitions. The building's core dates from the 's, and the largely Renaissance building was originally the town home of Luca Pitti, a clearly enormously wealthy banker.

The Pitti Palace Galleries, Florence The Galleria Palatina is located in the front rooms of the Pitti Palace in Florence's Oltrarno quarter. The more than paintings in this gallery's vast collection stem mostly from the private collections of the Medici family.

The Galleria Palatina has one of the most important collections of Raphael's works, including his celebrated Donna. THE PITTI PALACE COLLECTIONS / THE UFFIZI GALLERY MUSEUM [2 VOLS.] Second Story Books. P St., N.W. Washington, DC (JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) () () Specializing in Rare, Out-of-Print Books, Graphics, Appraisals, Search Service.

The Palatine Gallery is a museum located inside the Pitti Palace, it represents the main attraction of the building and extends over 28 rooms located on the main floor of the residence.

The main paintings inside date back to the 16th and 17th centuries, making it one of the most important Italian and Florentine museums of its kind. The following are edited excerpts from the new book "Cabinet of Curiosities," which describe how (17th century).

Florence, Pitti Palace, Treasury of the Grand Dukes. or the collection of. Visit the Pitti Palace Following the guide's explanations admire the private collections of the Medici family. After the tour enjoy a visit in autonomy to the Royal Apartments and the Gallery of Modern Art.

Do you wish to enjoy a typical American style lunch. Have a look at the menus we have chosen for you at the Hard Rock Café!. The Costume Gallery is housed in the small building of the Meridiana of the Pitti Palace, which was begun under Grand Duke Pietro Leopoldo in and ended in and chosen as residence by the families that ruled Tuscany and by the Savoy house until Pitti Palace: Palatine Gallery, Modern Art Gallery, Fashion and Costume Museum, Grand Dukes' Treasure Before You Book.

PLEASE NOTE: Immediately after submitting an order, you will receive two emails. Nowadays, the palace's collections and museums are fully open to the public. The palace's gardens, the Boboli, are one of the most.The majestic Gritti Palace is where history and culture are met with renewed Venetian style.

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